Career Prospects

Job Vacancies

Our people love a good challenge; they are leading experts in what they do, and add valuable experience and professionalism to Co-PLAN. They are young, energetic, come from diverse backgrounds, and reflect at best Co-PLAN’s values and work philosophy.

If you would like to be considered for a position in Co-PLAN, you can either check for opening posts on a regular basis under this section, or upload send your CV and a brief profile to co-plan@co-plan.org.

We look forward to hearing from you!

We’Are HIRING!

Environment Expert

Main Duties and Responsibilities, comprise direct engagement with Co-PLAN Urban Environmental Management Unit for the implementation of activities and projects managed by this unit. For instance:

  • Project Implementation and Reporting
  • Sub-grantee management, Capacity building
  • Waste Management and Alternative Fuels
  • Environmental Impact Assessment/ Strategic Environmental Management
  • Environmental Legislation (National and EU Directives)
  • Should be able to conduct and deliver thematic articles both in Albanian and English regarding recent developments/topic in the realm of environment.
  • Assistance to the policy and research experts during research activities and policy writing on themes pertinent to Environmental Management;

Applications are accepted until May 17th 2021, 17:00h.

For more information: Call for Environmental Expert


Spatial Planning Expert

Main Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Work under the supervision of the head of territorial governance and spatial planning unit to conduct various tasks pertaining to the unit;
  • Carry out activities related to projects in the field of spatial planning, disaster risk reduction, territorial governance; urban resilience;
  • Undertake data collection, entry, mining, computation and processing at municipal and regional level;
  • Analyze data and write detailed analytical reports and studies for specific issues related to spatial planning, disaster risk reduction, territorial governance; urban resilience;
  • Work closely with experts from diverse disciplines to propose realistic spatial recommendations and formulate visions, objectives and specific programs for implementation in a territory;
  • Carry out independent work for site investigation;
  • Carry out interviews, research and communication with relevant stakeholders.

Applications are accepted until the 24th of May 2021.

For more information: Spatial Planning Expert Vacancy


Transport Planning and Mobility Expert

Main Duties and Responsibilities:

  • Work under the supervision of the head of territorial governance and spatial planning unit to conduct various tasks pertaining to the unit;
  • Carry out activities related to projects in the field of transport planning, mobility planning, sustainable mobility planning and development;
  • Undertake data collection, entry, mining, computation and processing at municipal and regional level;
  • Analyze data and write detailed analytical studies and reports for specific issues related to transport planning; mobility planning; traffic management;
  • Work closely with experts from diverse disciplines to propose realistic spatial recommendations and formulate visions, objectives and specific programs for implementation in a territory;
  • Carry out independent work for site investigation; build and implement Origin/Destination surveys and other tools necessary to conduct data collection for transportation and mobility;
  • Carry out interviews, research and communication with relevant stakeholders.

Applications are accepted until the 24th of May 2021.

For more information: Transport Planning Expert Vacancy

 

Internships at Co-PLAN

Co-PLAN, Institute for Habitat and Development successfully collaborates with national and international students and experts from different backgrounds.

Co-PLAN accepts internship applications on a continual basis. To become an intern with us you need to be affiliated to a university programme or academic/development institution, and the internship should preferably be part of your PhD and post-doctoral studies and research. Your application should include (i) a relevant CV, (ii) a cover letter stating your specific interests and objectives and indicative time span of your involvement with us, (iii) a short research proposal describing specific activities intended during the internship, and (iv) a support letter, or documentation that shows the link between your application and relevant study area or research program, from your university or institution. Internships lasting 3-12 months are preferable, but we remain open to evaluating other suggestions. Pay for the duration of the internship is not a guarantee, and funding of research activities is subject to negotiations pertaining to mutual interests.

Before applying, we encourage applicants to consult Co-PLAN’s web-page and our activities in order to familiarize with our work.

Please direct your inquiries, or send your application, with the heading ‘Application for Internship’, to co-plan@co-plan.org.

We appreciate all applications and make a point of getting back as soon as possible.

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